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Contents galileo's childhood A Scientist is Born 8 Going to School 12 Italy in Galileo's Time 14 Everyday Life 16 student and teacher The Student 22 The Teacher 24 New Ideas 26 An Eye on the Heavens 28 Family Matters 30 Sun, Moon, and Stars 32 inquisition Trouble Ahead 36 Friends and Enemies 40 The Trial 42 the final years House Arrest 48 What We Know Now 50 Spreading the Word 52 The Fading Light 54 After Galileo 58 Glossary 60 Bibliography and Index 62 ...............
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Galilei, Galileo, 1564-1642.
Astronomers -- Italy -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy -- Italy -- History -- 16th century -- Juvenile literature.
Astronomy -- Italy -- History -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature.